St. Mary's Catholic School

1300 E Los Ebanos Blvd,
Brownsville, TX, 78520-0785
Tel: (956)546-1805
Grades: NS - 6 | 470 students
St. Mary’s Catholic School strives to develop and inspire strong Christian values and foster academic excellence in each child by providing quality education in a safe, nurturing, and multicultural environment.
The aim of education at St. Mary’s Catholic School is to promote a critical awareness of the world.
This accomplished by developing the qualities of discipline, thoughtfulness and responsibility thereby awakening the student to the potential of the human mind, body and spirit, promoting a critical awareness by which to think, judge and act.
St. Mary’s School believes that peace and justice, as well as all Christian values, flow from a clear living and understanding of a life centered in Christ and nurtured by the Eucharist.
St. Mary’s School has a unique purpose and function, since it makes spirituality the cornerstone of the educational process while maintaining academic excellence.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
American Montessori Society (AMS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6

Student Body

Total Students 470 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade St. Mary

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,060
Tuition Notes EarlyRegistration $250.00/$200.00/$150.00 Regular Registration $350.00 after 3/01/13 Books & Materials $375.00 Technology (Grades 1-6) $110.00 Tuition (K-3) half day $4,675.00/$4,180.00/$3,850.00 Tuition (K4-6th) $5,060.00/$4,510.00/$4,070.00 Mandat

Sports

Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Boy Scouts, Chess, Girl Scouts, Peer Mediators, Student Council Band, Boy Scouts, Chess, Girl Scouts, Peer Mediators, Student Council,

School Notes:

  • The following are our age requirements and will require an official birth certificate for verification: • Pre-K3 3 years old on or before September 1 • Kindergarten 5 years old on or before September 1 • First Grade 6 years old on or before September 1 The following will be required in order to complete the admissions process: • Birth certificate • Baptismal certificate • Immunization records • Report cards and records from previous schools Students of any race, color, sex, religion or national origin are welcome
  • Profile last updated: 07/30/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Baptist School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Episcopal Day School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist School (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brownsville Episcopal Day School
    (Episcopal)
    34 N Coria St
    Brownsville , TX , 78520
    (956)542-5231
    (Episcopal)
    0.6  mi  |  333  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Brownsville
    First Baptist School
    (Baptist)
    1600 Boca Chica Blvd
    Brownsville , TX , 78520
    (956)542-4854
    (Baptist)
    0.7  mi  |  301  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Brownsville
    Kenmont Montessori School
    Montessori School
    2734 N Coria St
    Brownsville , TX , 78520
    (356)542-0500
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Brownsville
    St. Joseph Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    101 Saint Joseph Drive
    Brownsville , TX , 78520
    (956)542-3581
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  756  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Brownsville
    Incarnate Word Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    244 Resaca Blvd
    Brownsville , TX , 78520
    (956)546-4486
    (Roman Catholic)
    1  mi  |  345  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Rankings or Comparisons?
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
7 Ways Kids Can Avoid Summer Brain Drain
The summer "Brain Drain," also known as the "Summer Slide" is a term commonly used by educators and parents alike to describe the learning loss that takes place for many students during summer months. We polled the experts and found the 7 best ways parents and kids can combat the problem head on.
Marketing the Small Private School: Communicating with Your Community
The foundation of any successful small private school marketing program is having clear, consistent and authoritative in-house communications. We take a look at what is involved in this second article on marketing the small private school.